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Newly Renovated, Low Rates & One of the Best Kept Properties

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Last updated: 07/09/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5-10 nights
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  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Kona Isle condo description

Aloha and Welcome to Kona Isle Condos!

Indulge yourself! Stay in a newly refurbished condo (new furniture and sofa in Nov 2013) in one of the best kept complexes in Kona.


We are delighted and very proud to offer a very clean, beautifully decorated and well equipped condo located in a property where the grounds are maintained to an exceptional standard. In a non smoking environment we emphasize cleanliness - where else can you be assured of a FRESHLY WASHED BED COMFORTER when you arrive? We are owners who are determined to do all we can to ensure that you have a safe, restful and memorable holiday. And we know our pricing is well below Kona averages for similar quality accommodation.

After a decade of owning a Hawaiian condo rental property, we purchased this second unit at a very good price. Because that price was so reasonable we decided it appropriate to do all we could to make the unit special and offer it at rates below other units of this high quality. We recognize that these are hard economic times and so choose to take this approach because we feel it is best to fill our condo with happy guests who will appreciate just how special Kona Isle is. We are pretty confident that will be the case – our first condo in the same boutique complex had an 92% occupancy rate last year with many of our guests returning for a fourth and fifth time, some for as many as FOURTEEN times! Besides, it is more fun to deal with happy repeat guests. (For the real story, see what over 30 previous guests have said about Kona Isle and how they like the way we maintain our condo. Go to 'Reviews' just above this section and then see our other unit on VRBO - 'Click Here to see All My Rental Listings' just after 'Owner Profile' below.)

Our small (74 unit) complex caters to those who would like to enjoy serenity, a sparkling clean HEATED pool to swim in, beach side sunset dining using BBQs that are cleaned daily, awesome sunsets and yet close to the heart of the Kona vacation experience. I emphasize heated because it is important: most pools go unused in Hawaii. From our experience many visitors tour most of the day and tend to enjoy a relaxing swim in the early evening hours. There is nothing like the experience of lying back in a heated pool and looking up at the moon through palm trees! That is tranquility!

We are proud of how we have refurbished this unit. It is designed to make you feel that you are in Hawaii! The dishes were chosen because they match the decor, the artwork is truly Hawaiian and it matches the new furniture, the bed is really comfortable, there is a new flat screen TV, and best of all; we have the same cleaning staff that we have worked with before and so we know that the unit will be VERY CLEAN - that is so very important to us!

We listen very carefully to our guests and make changes and improvements on our twice a year visit. We have it professionally painted every year, in 2013 we updated the furniture in the living room, replaced the TV with a state of art unit, did our annual towel and linen replacement, did our semi annual deep cleaning ... and much more. You are important to us... we are doing all we can to make your vacation a very special one.

Using the lessons we have learned we focused on making the unit feel like home, not like some sterile hotel room without any character. Bright Hawaiian colors and all a guest might need for a great vacation: two coolers for that beach picnic, quality (Tommy Bahama) beach chairs, snorkel gear and some great Hawaiian CDs to enjoy while you are browsing through the many Hawaiian reference books, planning the next day's experiences. We make sure there is a really comfortable bed for a good night's sleep and a Brita water filter system so your coffee in the morning will be as good as it should be! In addition we make sure that there are most of the basic staples: saran wrap, tin foil, spices, olive oil, vinegar, candles, first aid kits and a fire extinguisher, laundry and dish soap are all there for you - how nice it is to save a lot of money because the basics are all there!!

Just added: FREE LONG DISTANCE CALLING to Canada and the US as well as secure wireless connectivity in the condo.

We take great pride in our unit. With 12 years experience of owning a condo in Hawaii, we believe we have found the perfect combination of all that Hawaii has to offer. It is important to us to provide a very clean, quiet, on-the-ocean holiday experience.

One last point, while some rent the same sized unit allowing 4 guests, we do not. We want you to really enjoy your stay and not be in cramped quarters, so in the fall of 2013 we replaced the pull out sofa with a more comfortable one that does not make into a bed. We do however include a fully equipped Pack 'n Play for any younger guest!

Mahalo for visiting our site. May you enjoy your Hawaiian holiday where ever you choose to stay!

Rod and Delana



Keywords: Condo, clean, Kona,

Property Type

      • Condo

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only:

                We are proud to offer a smoke free environment, and there is no smoking allowed anywhere on the grounds....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Convertible bed(s)

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              • You will sleep well on our queen size bed - it is really comfortable! We buy new, high quality sheets every year, there is a foam topper on the mattress and we WASH THE BED COVERS BETWEEN EVERY RENTAL! There is also a queen six pull out sofa in the living room....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Cooking Utensils:

                We are very proud of how we have outfitted the kitchen - even down to everything you need to take down to the beach side BBQ....moreless

              • Kitchen:

                New dishwasher and new GE profile smooth top cooking surface during kitchen refurbishing in Nov 2011...moreless

              • Refrigerator
              • Microwave

              Amenities

              • Linens Provided:

                Of course! A number of sets that are replaced almost every year....moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                The convenience of a private washer and dryer in the unit....moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                There is a designated, reserved parking spot...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                Linens Provided: Lots and Lots!...moreless

              • Air Conditioning
              • Iron & Board

              Other Amenities

                  • Beach chairs and different sized coolers are provided for your day trips. For those who really appreciate good Kona coffee, we have added a Britta water system to make your coffee just that much better! You can grind your coffee fresh daily!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Video Library:

                    Video Library: Many DVDs and a wonderful selection of Hawaiian CDs and literature...moreless

                  • Music Library:

                    Music Library: We are proud of our Hawaiian CD collection!...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    New flat screen LCD TV!...moreless

                  • CD Player
                  • Stereo
                  • DVD Player

                  Communications

                  • Free Long Distance:

                    Yes! Free long distance to Canada and the US. (You can call all your envious friends and relatives!)...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    We have recently upgraded to provide you with private and secure wireless...moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    We will provide you with your phone number before you go!...moreless

                  Pool & Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        Sounds surprising - but it is nice to have a heated pool - even in Hawaii! And our pool sparkles; it is very well maintained. Right next to our beach front is a natural salt water pool as well!...moreless

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Lanai / Gazebo:

                        Enjoy fresh papayas from the nearby market, every morning on the lanai, seated in high quality patio furniture....moreless

                      • Water Sports Gear:

                        Lots of snorkel gear in the unit....moreless

                      • Tennis:

                        There is FREE tennis nearby!...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Location & View

                          • Ocean View:

                            The pictures very accurately show the view from the lanai....moreless

                          Activities

                          • Restaurants
                          • Mountain Biking
                          • Wind-Surfing
                          • Golf
                          • Cycling
                          • Sailing
                          • Tennis
                          • Surfing
                          • Swimming
                          • Kayaking
                          • Snorkeling/Diving
                          • Shopping
                          • Shelling
                          • Boating
                          • Sight Seeing
                          • Parasailing
                          • Rafting
                           

                          Reviews

                          Write a review 4.9
                          from 33 traveler reviews
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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Low Season 2014
                          Apr 15 - Oct 1, 2014
                          5 night min stay
                          $90
                          $600 $2,350

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                          Ironman
                          Oct 2 - Oct 17, 2014
                          10 night min stay

                          $785

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                          Low Season 2014
                          Oct 18 - Dec 14, 2014
                          5 night min stay
                          $90
                          $600 $2,350

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                          Christmas
                          Dec 15 - Jan 1, 2015
                          10 night min stay

                          $785

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                          High Season 2015
                          Jan 2 - Apr 15, 2015
                          5 night min stay
                          $105
                          $715 $2,700

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                          Low Season 2015
                          Apr 16 - Oct 1, 2015
                          5 night min stay
                          $95
                          $630 $2,450

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $200.00
                          • Cleaning $98.96
                          • Tax Rate 13.25%

                          Notes:

                          Guests have 2 options regarding the Security/Damage Deposit. Pay a $200 Security Deposit or purchase Sunquest's $35 Security Deposit Plan (call it insurance).

                          Max 2 adults one child. Christmas and Ironman - 10 day minimum and 10% over High Season rate.

                          State of Hawaii Tax License Number: W40970500

                          A three night deposit is due within a reasonable time of making the reservation. The total balance is due 30 days prior to arrival for Low Season, 60 days prior for High Season and Ironman. In case of cancellation after a deposit is received, the reservation is subject to a $100 cancellation fee. Times of notice vary by season and our ability to re-rent, which we will do our utmost to do for you.


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                          Location

                          Car: Recommended

                          Adjacent to the Kona Isle beachfront is a very unique salt water pool, built for a plantation mansion that occupied the site years ago.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2009

                          About the owner: Aloha! We fell in love with Hawaii in the 1990's, when Delana worked part time nursing on Kauai. With vacation rentals so very expensive we felt forced to buy a little condo. It proved to be a wonderful decision! In 2005 we decided that Kona would be a better place for us: it has the least rainfall in the state. During our November 2009 visit (an annual trip to do all the upkeep we do to make our unit special) we purchased a second unit because the prices were so low, We worked hard and refurbished it in a Hawaiian decor that we are certain people will enjoy. We believe we have arrived at the right combination, we really do want you to feel at home! Mahalo, Rod and Delana

                          Why the Owner Chose Kona Isle:
                          Kona boasts the least rainfall in the state! There is so much to see and do: from volcanoes to lava heated pools. You can circumnavigate the Island in just over 4 hours including a picnic on a beach near Hilo, the midway point! The Big Island has it all and the true Aloha spirit prevails.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                          Because Kona Isle is a small 'boutique' 74 unit development with only one bedroom units, neither the pool or BBQ areas are crowded. The BBQ and pool are situated beside the water rather than between the buildings. The result: it is particularly appealing to those who want a quiet and restful holiday. A nightly feature is to BBQ (so close to the water that sometimes you can feel the spray) and then enjoy dining RIGHT AT THE WATER'S EDGE!


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                          • This is the view from your lanai. The pool and BBQ area  is behind the walkway

                            This is the view from your lanai. The pool and BBQ area is behind the walkway

                          • New furniture and sofa Nov, 2013. We worked hard to coordinate the colours

                            New furniture and sofa Nov, 2013. We worked hard to coordinate the colours

                          • It can still feel 'Hawaiian' with a flat screen TV and music system!

                            It can still feel 'Hawaiian' with a flat screen TV and music system!

                          • Smooth top cooking surface in a really well equipped kitchen!

                            Smooth top cooking surface in a really well equipped kitchen!

                          • Even the bathroom is restfully color coordinated!

                            Even the bathroom is restfully color coordinated!

                          • Quality patio furniture. Ready for breakfast outdoors! Or take your coffee to the beach front

                            Quality patio furniture. Ready for breakfast outdoors! Or take your coffee to the beach front

                          • Perfect place for nightly BBQs with a sunset right in front of you!

                            Perfect place for nightly BBQs with a sunset right in front of you!

                          • A HEATED pool with new furniture located near ocean, not stuck between buildings

                            A HEATED pool with new furniture located near ocean, not stuck between buildings

                          • Yes, those are the actual colours! Every sunset is different, special and a wonderful memory!

                            Yes, those are the actual colours! Every sunset is different, special and a wonderful memory!

                          • Magic Sands just to the south, where 'snorkeling was a highlight of our week'

                            Magic Sands just to the south, where 'snorkeling was a highlight of our week'

                          • Spectacular sunsets atop 13,796' Mauna Kea

                            Spectacular sunsets atop 13,796' Mauna Kea

                          • Wireless is available for (almost) everyone!

                            Wireless is available for (almost) everyone!

                          • From the top floor, this pic to shows how the pool & the BBQ area are water side

                            From the top floor, this pic to shows how the pool & the BBQ area are water side

                          • We wanted to make it inviting and comfortable

                            We wanted to make it inviting and comfortable

                          • All you have to do is sit and put your feet up

                            All you have to do is sit and put your feet up

                          • Yes - this comforter is exchanged with a freshly washed one with every new guest. That's only part of our outstanding cleaning!

                            Yes - this comforter is exchanged with a freshly washed one with every new guest. That's only part of our outstanding cleaning!

                          • New in 2013 - crib with mattress cover and sheets in unit.

                            New in 2013 - crib with mattress cover and sheets in unit.

                          • BBQ and picnic table area take up a third of the beautiful waterfront area

                            BBQ and picnic table area take up a third of the beautiful waterfront area

                          • Taken with my back to the BBQs. It's the best 'restaurant' in Hawaii

                            Taken with my back to the BBQs. It's the best 'restaurant' in Hawaii

                          • Sunset from the pool area. We often end the day in the pool watching the stars as we float in the heated water. And we are usually alone!

                            Sunset from the pool area. We often end the day in the pool watching the stars as we float in the heated water. And we are usually alone!

                          • The grounds are so very well maintained, we are very proud of the standard.

                            The grounds are so very well maintained, we are very proud of the standard.

                          • One of our favorite beaches - let us tell you where it is!

                            One of our favorite beaches - let us tell you where it is!

                          • Plumeria and many other tropical flowers on the property just outside your door

                            Plumeria and many other tropical flowers on the property just outside your door

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                          This listing was first published here in 2009.

                          Date last modified - Friday, June 20, 2014

                          $90 - $112 per night (USD)
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                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 3

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                          Minimum stay: 5-10 nights
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